News

News

Delays on main road into Wakefield due to burst water main

News
General View of Wakefield City Centre

Slum landlords warned with tough stance to be taken by council

News

Mystery doctor steps in to save Leeds baby's life after she collapses on a plane

News
Heavy rain is expected in parts of Yorkshire on Wednesday morning.

Flood warning: Things are going to get very wet in parts of Yorkshire tomorrow

News

Car fire closes part of M1 motorway near Wakefield

News

MP 'worried' WCAT schools 'may not have cash returned'

News

Police warning after bogus traders target vulnerable people in Wakefield district

News

Meetings moved from historic Wakefield council hall following damage to building

News
There are major delays on the M1 this morning.

Traffic warning: Serious delays on M1 after rush-hour accident

Transport
We have teamed up with Northern to bring our readers this offer.

Reader offer: Unlimited rail travel with Northern for £10

News

Mystery doctor steps in to save Leeds baby's life after she collapses on a plane

News
There are major delays on the M1 this morning.

Traffic warning: Serious delays on M1 after rush-hour accident

Transport
We have teamed up with Northern to bring our readers this offer.

Reader offer: Unlimited rail travel with Northern for £10

News
Traffic building up on the M62 westbound carriageway. Picture: Crown 2018

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

Transport
Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

Transport

Police warning after bogus traders target vulnerable people in Wakefield district

News

How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

Crime

Have your say on how much is added to council tax bills to fund policing in West Yorkshire

Crime
Pontefract Park. Image: Google

Sex attacker who targeted women jogging in Pontefract Park is jailed

News

MP 'worried' WCAT schools 'may not have cash returned'

News
Wakefield City Academy

New trusts announced for some of WCAT schools - but not those in Wakefield district

News
The number of pupils permanently excluded from Wakefield schools rose last year (generic school corridor image).

REVEALED: The number of pupils from your area of Wakefield permanently excluded from school last year

News

Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

News
Picture: PA

Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education

Reader offer: Unlimited rail travel with Northern for £10

News
Traffic building up on the M62 westbound carriageway. Picture: Crown 2018

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

Transport
Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

Transport
Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

Transport

Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

News

Ossett dog kennel plan gets the go-ahead

News
Yvette Cooper MP

MPs’ worries on immigrant stats

News
Tracey Crouch, who has been appointed minister for loneliness. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire

Minister for Loneliness is testament to Jo Cox, says the MP who now sits in her constituency

News
Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

Politics

Flood warning: Things are going to get very wet in parts of Yorkshire tomorrow

News

WEATHER WARNING: Icy blast extends into weekend as Yorkshire warned to expect snow and ice

News
Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

Environment
A period of wet, windy and snowy weather is expected to hit Yorkshire next week.

Weather warning: Gales, showers and snow set to hit Yorkshire as jet-stream sweeps in cold snap

Environment

MP highlights issues facing hospital trust during parliamentary debate

News

Health bosses hope to reassure people over shake-up of A&E services in Wakefield

News

Fears over future of Yorkshire GP services after closures and mergers

News
l

Leeds and Wakefield hospital patients face long delays

News
l

NHS spent £5.5m on extra beds at Yorkshire hospitals

News